Compare PerkinElmer vs Waters BETA

See how working at PerkinElmer vs. Waters compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at PerkinElmer vs. Waters. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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PerkinElmer

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Waters

Employee Ratings

  • Waters scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 577 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 460 reviews)
Waters employees rated their Overall Rating 0.6 higher than PerkinElmer employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.9
Career Opportunities
3.4
Waters employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than PerkinElmer employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Waters employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than PerkinElmer employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.7
Waters employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than PerkinElmer employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.6
Senior Management
3.5
Waters employees rated their Senior Management 0.9 higher than PerkinElmer employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.9
Culture & Values
3.8
Waters employees rated their Culture & Values 0.9 higher than PerkinElmer employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
PerkinElmer Ceo Prahlad Singh
79%
79%Prahlad Singh
CEO Approval
Waters Ceo Udit Batra
100%
100%Udit Batra
Waters employees rated their CEO Approval 21% higher than PerkinElmer employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
56%
% Recommend to a friend
71%
Waters employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 15% higher than PerkinElmer employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
48%
Positive Business Outlook
49%

Salaries

PerkinElmer has 100 more total submitted salaries than Waters.
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$74,831/yr
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$116,219/yr
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$91,953/yr
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$93,224/yr

What Employees Say

  • PerkinElmer had 1 more reviews than Waters that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • PerkinElmer had 19 more reviews than Waters that mentioned "Upper management" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 31 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 27 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 30 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 25 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 31 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 16 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 12 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 12 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great Company"Jan 11, 2021

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at PerkinElmer full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Great work environment. Strong management team. Good benefits

Cons

Sometimes you get big company bureaucracy but manageable.

"Fine"Oct 9, 2020

Current Employee - DRM

I have been working at Waters full-time for more than a year

Pros

Good work life balance, decent benefits

Cons

Pay isn’t the best, could have more diversity in staff and leadership.

Job Postings

PerkinElmer has 815 more recently posted open jobs than Waters.